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Six Trending Developments Influencing Optimism in Health Care

Phil Suiter, President and CEO – Aegis Health Group Six Trending Developments Influencing Optimism in Health Care There appears to be a new wave of optimism among healthcare leaders as the industry has moved beyond the initial uncertainty and disruption … Continue reading

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Analytics-driven outreach improves community health for RMC

By Kathy Rhoad  | December 22, 2014 Separate programs to strengthen employer relationships and physician ties in the community are not unusual, but those efforts are often siloed. That’s why Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg, S.C., has worked hard to develop … Continue reading

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Population Health Management – Hospital Deployment Trends Research: Independent Survey Results

By Debora Glennon, Director of Marketing, Aegis Health Group Throughout 2013 Aegis Health Group conducted its second research study with senior level hospital decision-makers and their management team.  The study evaluated current and future plans regarding Population Health Management (PHM) and the shift in … Continue reading

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The Shift toward Population Health Management with Clinically Integrated Networks

 Carol Newton, Director of Acute Pace of Care East/Southeast Division, Catholic Health Initiatives  The ACA set another important mandate into motion: population health management. The act’s signature delivery model, the Accountable Care Organization (ACO), is founded on the Triple Aim … Continue reading

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Mercy Health System and the Rise of Population Management, The Foundation for Today’s ACO Model – Part II

By Debora Glennon, Based On Resources Provided By Joe LeValley, Senior Vice President, Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines This is Part II of a two-part post on Mercy Health System and the ACO model. Physicians and other decision-makers within the … Continue reading

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Mercy Health System and the Rise of Population Management, The Foundation for Today’s ACO Model – PART I

By Debora Glennon, Based On Resources Provided By Joe LeValley, Senior Vice President, Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines In the 1990s, Dr. David Swieskowski asked himself a question he couldn’t answer. Exactly how many of his patients had diabetes, and how … Continue reading

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A Thought a Year: 37 Years, 37 Lessons

By Ross Goldberg I woke up yesterday with the startling revelation that I have been working in healthcare for 37 years.  And while there’s still lots to learn, here are 37 things I’ve already discovered in my journey. The same … Continue reading

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